Once Upon a Mattress Auditions

ONCE UPON A MATTRESS ––– MUS 330, THAR 330

1) Performers of ALL identities will be considered for all roles, depending on the musical range

2) Performers interested in the role of the King (mostly silent) should prepare a 30-60 second monologue

SHOW DATES IN FEBRUARY 2023

Friday–Saturday, evenings 7:30pm, Sunday matinees 2pm

February 10, February 11, February 12

February 17, February 18, February 19

REHEARSALS - Fall 2022 and Spring 2023

Fall 2022
(These will take place in conjunction with auditions for SSU's Fall, Theatre production. Please indicate which you are auditioning for in the audition form- you can audition for both if you wish)

GMC 1028 

  • Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 7-10p, PLUS one Saturday per month from 10am-5pm 
  • Saturday Rehearsals – Sept 17, October 22, November 19, December 3

Spring 2023

Person Theatre 

  • Monday thru Thursday evenings,  7-10pm, Person Theater
  • Sitzprobe Rehearsal – cast rehearsal with orchestra, Tues. Jan 31, 2023
  • Technical Rehearsals, Saturday and Sunday 10am-10pm, Feb 4 & Feb 5, 2023
  • Piano Dress Rehearsal – Monday Feb 6, for Costume and Makeup
  • Orchestra Dress – Tuesday Feb 7
  • Wednesday DARK
  • Piano Dress Rehearsal – Tuesday Feb 9

OPENING FRIDAY FEBRUARY 10, 2023
CLOSING SUNDAY FEBRUARY 19, 2023

Audition Dates

Auditions:

Open to ALL Campus and Community Members
Thursday, August 25, 2022. 7pm–10pm. Person Theater

Friday, August 26, 7pm, 2022. 7pm–10pm. Person Theater

Callback Auditions (mandatory to be cast)
Saturday, August 27, 10am – 5pm. Ives 101

Preparation

Audition Format 
Prepare to sing 2 (two) contrasting, memorized songs. Bring your sheet music in your key.
---You are encouraged to find 1-2 minute highlight excerpts of the songs. Full songs will be accepted.

Prepare a monologue, 1-2 minutes.

Faculty Contact

Lynne Morrow Headshot with baton
Dr. Lynne
Morrow
Music Director
707-664-2973
lynne.morrow@sonoma.edu
Doyle
Ott
Stage Director
ottdo@sonoma.edu